After serving in church ministry for 20 years, Stephen Kendrick now writes, speaks, and produces Christian films with his brothers Alex and Shannon. Stephen produced and cowrote the movies Overcomer, War Room, Courageous, Fireproof, and Facing the Giants. In 2021, the Kendrick Brothers released two films: Courageous Legacy, and Show Me the Father, their first feature-length documentary, for which he served as an executive producer and writer. Stephen is also an executive producer and cowriter on their newest film, Lifemark, opening in theaters September 2022.
Stephen cowrote the New York Times bestselling books The Love Dare, The Resolution for Men, and The Battle Plan for Prayer. He has been interviewed on FOX & Friends, CNN, and ABC World News Tonight. He serves on the boards of the Fatherhood CoMission and the Christian Film Foundation. Stephen and his wife, Jill, live in Albany, Georgia, with their six children and are active members at Sherwood Church.